I'm Glad I Did

Mad Men meets Nashville in this debut mystery set in 1963, written by Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Cynthia Weil."I loved everything about Iâ m Glad I Did. Not just brava, Cynthia. Bravissima!"â Carole King, multi-Grammy winning singer-songwriter of Tapestry and author of the New York Times bestseller A Natural Woman New York City, summer of 1963: JJ Green is a born songwriterâ a major problem, since her family thinks the music business is a cesspool1963: JJ Green is a born songwriterâ a major problem, since her family thinks the music business is a cesspool of lowlifes and hustlers. Defying them, she secretly takes an internship at the Brill Building, the epicenter of a new sound called rock and roll. When she finds a writing partner in Luke Silver, a boy with mesmerizing green eyes, JJ believes she is living her dream. Theyâ ll even be cutting their first demo with legendary singer Dulcie Brown. But soon JJâ s dream is shattered by tragedy, and she must navigate a web of troubled pasts, hidden identities, and tangled secretsâ before it snares her, too. From the Hardcover edition. read more